Respect vs Acceptance

This week I read a Facebook status that hit me hard. Ravi Zacharias said, “It is self-defeating to trample underfoot…

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Advent of the Redeemer – Part 4

For Unto us is Born this Day in the City of David But as for you, Bethlehem Ephrathah, Too little…

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Advent of the Redeemer – Part 3

“My God, my God, why have You forsaken me?” Maybe these words evoke images of Easter week more than Christmas,…

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Advent of the Redeemer – Part 2

During the four weeks of Advent, I want to explore four pictures of Jesus in the Old Testament. As I…

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Advent of the Redeemer – Part 1

December second marked the beginning of this year’s advent season. Different denominations have different ways to celebrate just as different…

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Living in God’s Presence Part 2

I have a confession—and I do appreciate the ridiculous paradox of what I’m about to say—but I didn’t have high…

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Sunshine Blogger Award

I’ve had the honor of being nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award—not once but twice in the last couple months.…

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Open Letter to Those who have Failed Jesus

My pastor’s sermon a few Sundays ago, His Word Endures Forever, came for me on the heels of seeing, and…

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Growth through Hardship

Our gift from God. Have you ever faced an unanswered prayer? Challenging relationships? Difficult circumstances? Trick question. Of course the…

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Running toward Empty

As I was researching last week’s blog post, I came across two facts that particularly stood out to me. First,…

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